How much wadding do I need for a double quilt?
The general rule of thumb is to add 4-6″ or 10-15cm onto each side (see diagram below). FYI, the same rule applies to your backing fabric. This ensures you are not short of wadding after quilting, and you have excess that can be trimmed off when you are ready to bind.
What is the average size of a double quilt?
|Single duvet||135x200cm (53 inches x 78 inches approx)|
|Double duvet||200x200cm (78 inches x 78 inches approx)|
|King duvet||230x220cm (90 inches x 86 inches approx)|
|Super King duvet||260x220cm (102 inches x 86 inches approx)|
|Emperor duvet||290x235cm (114 inches x 92 inches approx) Bed Sizes can vary.|
Is batting bigger than quilt top?
As for your batting and backing, they should be both cut 6-8 inches larger than the quilt top. … At the same time, if you’re adding a lot of stitches to the quilt top, the quilt will shrink up a bit, too.
How thick is 8oz wadding?
Polyester Wadding Thickness Chart
|Wadding Weight (gsm – grams per square metre)||Wadding Weight (oz – ounces)||The Wadding Shop measured thickness (mm)|
What size quilt do I need?
Standard Quilt Sizes
|Bed Type||Mattress Size (inches)||Comforter 12 in drop|
|Twin||39 x 75||63 x 87|
|Twin XL||39 x 80||63 x 92|
|Full||54 x 75||78 x 87|
|Queen||60 x 80||84 x 92|
What size is a double bed patchwork quilt?
UK/ US Mattress and Quilt Comparison
|UK Bed Size||UK Dimensions||US Finished Quilt Sizes|
|Double||54” x 75” (4′ 6”)||72” x 90”|
|King||60” x 78” (5′)||90” x 108”|
|Super King||72” x 78” (6′)||108” x 108”|
|108” x 108”|